- Registration number
- Item name
- Net sinker
- Indigenous name
- Associated cultural group
- Pacific > Solomon Islands > Temotu (Eastern Islands) Province > Santa Cruz Islands
- Raw material
- wood; pigment; plant fibre; string
- H: 338 mm W: 55 mm L: D: 45 mm Circum:
Carved wood float with fishing line; float is cylindrical with a row of small horizontal incisions on opposite sides; tapers up to a round stone secured to the top with plant fibre; top half is painted brown; "Fishing Line & Float" written on float in white. Registration number 3602 marked with pen and tag.
Identified in 1993 by Anthony Meyer as Santa Cruz Island / Solomon Islands self-floating fishing lines.